The Decolonizing Lens and University of Manitoba Native Studies Graduate Student Association invite you to a screening of More Than A Word and a discussion with filmmakers John and Kenn Little.
7pm March 10, ArtLAB room 136, 180 Dafoe Road, Fort Garry campus, University of Manitoba
More Than A Word analyzes the Washington football team and their use of the derogatory term R*dskins. Using interviews from both those in favour of changing the name and those against, More Than A Word presents a deeper analysis of the many issues surrounding the Washington team name. The documentary also examines the history of Native American cultural appropriation.